The commemoration ceremony of the first martyrdom anniversary of Lieutenant General Soleimani and his companions held virtually in the Republic of Azerbaijan in accordance with health instructions and without the presence of the people.

Iran PressAsia: At the ceremony, Hojjatoleslam Ojaghnejad, the representative of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution in the Republic of Azerbaijan, said: "Gen. Soleimani's ideas for freedom have become a pervasive school and have created a current of justice and anti-oppression in the region."

Seyed Abbas Mousavi, Iran's ambassador to Baku, also said: "One year has passed since the martyrdom of the late Lieutenant-General Soleimani, but no part of the West Asian region is safe for the United States."